Welcome to the official online home for the Game Developers Club of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County! Founded to give UMBC students oppurtunities to explore the art and science of game development.
UMBC Summer Game Jam 2013
This summer, we will be holding our 3rd annual 48-hour summer game jam! It will take place in the GAIM Lab (ENGR005), but before we decide on a date, we need to gauge your interest and figure out what days work for the most people. We have created a poll to help figure this out. If you are interested, please go to this link and sign your name and choose your most convenient weeks.
June 07, 2013, 03:06:09 PM by gdcadmin.
Digital Entertainment Conference 2013
Every year, the UMBC Game Developers Club organizes a Digital Entertainment Conference (DEC) with a day of games industry veterans speaking on a variety of topics. This year's is on Saturday, April 27th, starting at 10am in the Engineering Building lecture hall on the UMBC campus.
The DEC is free, open to anyone, and features speakers from Firaxis Games, Zenimax, Pure Bang Games, Bioware Mythic, and Mindgrub. Whether you are a High School student, go to UMBC or another University, or are already working in a different industry, you are sure find interesting information about how the games industry works, how some current developers got started, and what they do. If you are a game developer, you are sure to find High School students, UMBC students and students from other Universities who are interested in jobs in the games industry.
10:00 Jeremy Shopf – Lead Graphics Engineer, Firaxis
11:00 Ching Lau – Artist, Zenimax
1:00 Ben Walsh – CEO, Pure Bang Games
2:00 Carrie Gouskos – Lead Producer, Bioware Mythic
3:00 Michelle Menard – Designer
4:00 Alex Hachey – Game Design Lead, Mindgrub
Sponsored by Mindgrub
April 17, 2013, 11:30:11 AM by gdcadmin.
Domain Transfer Complete; Projects Selected
A Handoff and Future Updates; 2012/13 Projects Selected
October 04, 2012, 02:55:32 PM by gdcadmin.
The UMBC GDC Website is Moving
We are finally moving webservers. Additional updates to come.
September 26, 2012, 11:29:56 AM by gdcadmin.